Life Skills Training for 990 secondary school girl

by Reach The Youth Uganda (RTY)
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Life Skills Training for 990 secondary school girl
Life Skills Training for 990 secondary school girl
Life Skills Training for 990 secondary school girl
Life Skills Training for 990 secondary school girl
Life Skills Training for 990 secondary school girl

Summary

Adolescents face a problem of lack of reproductive health information and services. To equip adolescent girls with life skills to improve their decision-making, negotiation and leadership skills that this will lead better reproductive lives. This will enable them to avoid early sexual debuts, teenage pregnancies, HIV, early child bearing, early marriages. These cause school drop-outs and loss of career aspirations long term goal: reduced school drop out associated with teenage pregnancies

$20,000
total goal
$20,000
remaining
9
days

Challenge

Currently, adolescents lack reproductive health information and services. As a result, they are at risk of experiences reproductive health challenges. This explains why they engage in early sex, experience high HIV infections, teenage pregnancies and school drop out. Because of dropping out of school, they end up in early marriages and early childbearing. This increases their vulnerability to poverty.

Solution

The project will provide the following 1. Design IEC materials in a fact sheet about adolescent sexual and reproductive health including statistics on effects of early sexual debuts, HIV, teenage pregnancies, early marriages and early child bearing 2. Conducting life skills training on negotiate skills, decision-making, making choices and avoiding bad peer groups 3. supporting health centres to offer confidential youth friendly services,

Long-Term Impact

Adolescents living safer and healthier reproductive lives, completing schools and becoming career professionals.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

Organization Information

Reach The Youth Uganda (RTY)

Location: Kampala, No Value - Uganda
Website:
Twitter: @RTY@tweeter
Project Leader:
Mwebembezi Abel, DR
Kampala, No Value Uganda
September 2021 Accelerator
Donations: $0 raised ($5,000 needed)
 
Donors: 0 (40 needed)
 
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